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The Stories Our Politicians Tell
Our allegiance to economic prosperity can shape us more than we realize.
Florida Pastor First to Be Arrested for Defying Coronavirus Order
Misdemeanor charges against Rodney Howard-Browne set up legal battle over right to worship in a pandemic.
White House Appoints Paula White to Oversee Faith Outreach
Trump’s longtime prayer partner has considered the move since he took office.
Paula White-Cain’s Evangelical Support Squad Isn’t as Surprising as It Seems
The movement has a long history of partnerships that transcend doctrinal divides.
Benny Hinn’s Prosperity Gospel Message Started Here
What inspired one of Christianity’s most polemic movements?
Benny Hinn Renounces His Selling of God’s Blessings. Critics Want More.
Observers take wait-and-see approach to televangelist “correcting” his prosperity gospel theology.
Jackie Hill Perry After Bethel Controversy: ‘I Don’t Agree With Everyone I Do Ministry With’
Instagram posts spur backlash and lose her spot at an Answers in Genesis event.
The Church Today in Cultural Captivity
Why the Lordship of Christ is the Great Commission.
Francis Chan Explains Why He’ll Share a Stage With Benny Hinn
“There are millions who will never hear strong biblical teaching unless teachers are willing to go.”
Why a ‘Health and Wealth’ Approach to Scripture Leaves Us More Depressed
Sociologists: The sick and poor are more likely to seek blessings through Bible-reading.
Prosperity Gospel Taught to 4 in 10 Evangelical Churchgoers
Survey finds most Protestants believe God wants them to prosper financially. But views diverge on whether they must tithe to receive it.
Brazilian Soccer’s Evangelical Embrace Mirrors Its Nation’s
How the religious movement has spread across the once-overwhelmingly Catholic country.
Blessed Are the Unsatisfied
We often assume that loneliness and dissatisfaction are symptoms of spiritual failure. But what if they’re signs of healthy faith?
Kate Bowler: I Reject the Prosperity Gospel but I Still Crave What It PromisesSubscriber Access Only
How terminal cancer gave a young historian greater sympathy with those seeking after “health and wealth.”
God’s Ministry of Disappointment
In pain and confusion, I’m finding that God is, indeed, close to the brokenhearted.
Benny Hinn Is My Uncle, but Prosperity Preaching Isn’t for Me
As part of the family empire, I lived a life of luxury. Then doubts began to surface.
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Americans Agree: God Blesses Super Bowl Athletes, not Their TeamsSubscriber Access Only
How evangelicals and others see God’s providence in The Big Game vs. Trump’s election.
The Story Behind Trump’s Controversial Prayer PartnerSubscriber Access Only
What Paula White’s Washington moment implies for the prosperity gospel’s future.
When Tithing Comes With a Money-Back Guarantee Subscriber Access Only
How did churches like NewSpring and Life.Church get thousands of Christians to start giving? By offering a refund if God isn't faithful.
Kenya's Crackdown on Fake Pastors Stymied by Real OnesSubscriber Access Only
The complexities of cleaning God's house.

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How I Explained Beirut’s Explosion to My Kids
How I Explained Beirut’s Explosion to My Kids
As Christian parents, our children must know we will keep them safe. But that does not mean keeping them comfortable.

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